happened over 70 years ago, so what does it have to do with me?
Many of you
have read orare reading Nightby
Elie Wiesel. Through this literary work you have a glimpse of the
impact of the Holocaust on the lives of those involved.
Like many teengagers at the start of World War II, you are just living
your daily life going to school, socializing with your friends, and
planning for the future. For Jewish teens in the 1940's, the war was
far away and they did not expect it to have any major effect on their
lives. They were very wrong!
This web quest
will ask you to explore the story of Elie Weisel's life, the history of
the Holocaust, and analyze why it is so important for our society
to never forget the Holocaust and the people involved. Part
1 Biography of Elie Wiesel
Night is Elie Wiesel's
story of survival during his captivity in the German concentration
camps. Many other survivors have shared their stories and
experiences to ensure that we never forget and allow a repetition of
this dark point in human history.